Essays Tagged: "slow motion"

It's in his mouth, a study on Chow Yun-Fat

Fire. DirectorRingo Lam understands this; like most of the great Hong Kongdirectors, he loves using slow motion and freeze frames topinpoint important moments in his movies, and he saves a fewof the m ... and freeze frames topinpoint important moments in his movies, and he saves a fewof the most elegant slow-motion sequences for Chow blowingsmoke and looking cool.In John Woo's over-the-top classic, Har ...

(8 pages) 90 1 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Moving

As I stood at the three point line, the ball seemed to be in slowmotion. Screams from the crowd came as the ball dropped through thenet. Not only did this shot g ... ticipation of the results. I was on the edge of my seat waiting forhis return. Then the door opened slowly and the doctor walked in. Hetook a seat next to me and with a calm voice said' It looks as if ...

(7 pages) 68 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Personal Response and analyzation to the poem Dulce et Decorum est by Owen. It identifies literary and rhetorical devices used.

word choice "An ecstasy of fumbling" it's as if Owen was in such a state he saw his surroundings in slow motion. He describes one man, "As under a green sea, I saw him drowning (line 6 paragraph two). ...

(1 pages) 32 0 1.8 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Science and Religion. . . Sisters or Enemies?

fall. It glistened in the sun as it traveled through its track, cutting the air beneath it as if in slow motion. Then, it found its mark and it was all over. Blood sprayed in torrents, and horrified s ...

(6 pages) 192 3 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

The rebelloin of Lance Part 2

As a familiar clammy feeling fell over Lance, the monster backed away slowly and watched Lance closely. Lance grew his head was covered by a steel mask and he was covered ... r, being replaced by a churning mass of wheels and rods like the insides of a watch. Lance stood up slowly as the monster bared its rows of deadly looking teeth and growled angrily at Lance. Lance ign ... ad of waiting for what Lance would do. The monster charged at Lance. To Lance, the monster moved in slow motion. Lance saw it run towards him. Lance saw it jump up and at him. Lance saw the saliva fly ...

(1 pages) 34 0 4.8 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

September 11. This essay is about my personal experience that day, what America is to me, heroism, and patriotism. Includes quotes from 3 articles. Works cited included.

the World Trade Center towers. From that point on until I left school, everything seemed to move in slow motion. Everyone just sat in their classrooms with their eyes glued to the television sets anxi ...

(4 pages) 58 1 2.5 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

(Narritive Essay) PARADISE LOST

r the vast Pacific Ocean. There was panicked screaming. To me the events seemed to be happening in slow motion.Looking out my window all I could see was the water getting closer and closer. John, ... to the sounds of seagulls and pounding surf; our first thought was we must have been dreaming. We slowly opened our eyes, and there before us was an astonishing sight; LAND! We started jumping for j ...

(9 pages) 37 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Short story on stimulis

nd of the pin clicked and echoed throughout my head. The rapid firing guns seemed to be shooting in slow motion, all quiet, I knew what I had to do, behind this dodgy old crate.I took the flash bang i ... yelled Jeremy.Instantly I jumped to my feet and ran towards the wall behind me. It was the longest, slowest run I've ever experienced. When the wall was only ten metres away, I still heard all the sho ...

(5 pages) 19 0 2.3 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The director of "Dog Town and Z boys", Stacy Peralta, shapes the viewer to accept the argument that surfing and skateboarding as a sport was a life style and a cultural movement

novation, technique, sensitivity.Technical codes that were used such as close ups, still shots, and slow motion all combine to present skateboarding as a beautiful sport in it's own right. Still shots ... sed to juxtapose the reaction of the competitors and audience towards the Zephyr team's perfect 10. Slow motion was also used during the competition and throughout the documentary to exaggerate the se ...

(3 pages) 18 0 3.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Baz Luhrmann's 1996 adaptation of William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet"

the editing makes the fight scene overall fast paced the camera centers on Tybalt several times, in slow motion, as he prepares to shoot. His movements are like a ritual which seems he has performed m ... round and he stamps his cigar out onto the floor. The sound that it makes is amplified and put into slow motion to exaggerate it. This is like Tybalt's introduction. This is demonstrates that he is ob ...

(3 pages) 24 0 2.3 Jul/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

"What Women Want"

his scene is important as it shows the catalyst responsible for Nick's transition into a new phase. Slow motion is a filming technique used as the audience can become fully aware of the significance o ... come fully aware of the significance of the scene. As the hair dryer falls into the water, it falls slowly. Rapid camera angles are used with non-diegetic music (mood music) in order to create a humor ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Speech On Why Not To Speed

For the next 7/10ths of a second I am going to take you through DEATH IN SLOW MOTION -- It's night, your tired, and your past your curfew, so your driving 55 mph on a dirt r ... hock has frozen your heart, YOU ARE DEAD! Total time elapsed: 7/10ths of a second! That is DEATH IN SLOW MOTION - Author Unknown. Today I am going to teach about why you shouldn't speed. And no that i ... n in a fit of wild anger, Jenny knew that her life was in danger. She begged and pleaded for him to slow down, but he just got faster as they neared the town. "Just let me get home! I'll confess that ...

(6 pages) 503 0 1.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Signs and Syntax of the film Dead Again

construction of the scene, some are pretty obvious here. The music, flashbacks (parallel editing), slow-motion shots and quick close-up shots take place here. This simultaneously depicts what happene ... d in a way that creates a very climatic feel and adds a great deal to the suspense. The flashbacks, slow-mo, and close-up shots become increasingly shorter creating a cluster of shots, making this sce ...

(3 pages) 885 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

‘Salome is a virtually unstageable piece, dated

rauss), many series of drawings, paintings and illustrations (Moreau and Beardsley among others), a slow-motion drama (Steven Berkoff) and even a homo-erotic fantasy (Lindsay Kemp). Obviously therefor ... est analogy he draws is Salome having the quality of a dream. His production was staged entirely in slow motion, so every moment is held and can be focused upon. He likens the text to a 'precious tape ...

(9 pages) 920 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Dead Again

construction of the scene, some are pretty obvious here. The music, flashbacks (parallel editing), slow-motion shots and quick close-up shots take place here. This simultaneously depicts what happene ... d in a way that creates a very climatic feel and adds a great deal to the suspense. The flashbacks, slow-mo, and close-up shots become increasingly shorter creating a cluster of shots, making this sce ...

(3 pages) 799 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Rob Dyrdek Name? Nick name? Rob Dyrdek, AKA DAX(as Jason

t in the car I would take it. I was eleven years old and I can still see that board flying at me in slow motion.Favorite band/music? Jay-Z, Capone and Noriega, Mobb Deep, Main Flow… just 'cause ...

(2 pages) 1434 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Leaders/Managers

ective. Leaders turn enmeshed and complex relationships into a resource and assign the rigidity and slow-motion speed of organizational charts, policies, and procedures to secondary status.Cultural ch ...

(8 pages) 44 1 0.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Living with Thyroid Disease

cells. The thyroid hormone keeps everything running. Without enough thyroid hormone, the metabolism slows down. Other body functions slow down as well. The mind can't function normally and the body fe ... er active thyroid known as hypothyroidism. Hypothyroidism causes everything in your body to go into slow motion. With either too much or too little your body does not function properly.For years, I un ...

(6 pages) 22 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Matrix

peed and action, fashioning the extremes that the Matrix will hold. In places this was filmed using slow motion but some parts of the film needed to be done in ‘bullet time photography.’ Thi ...

(8 pages) 22 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Art Essays

Is love at first sight possible ?

that comes to mind with an elevator music playing in the background: running in front of the sea in slow motion, arms wide open, a long embrace and an even longer kiss. Love at first sight? I don’ ...

(2 pages) 737 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing